Fresh fruits and vegetables on shelf in supermarket
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Hadas Kuznits
May 07, 2020 - 11:11 am
Members of Gov. Tom Wolf's administration want to make sure that Pennsylvanians hit hard by the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic know about the state’s food assistance programs. They are encouraging struggling families to apply so they don't go hungry. Read more here.
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Kenyatta Johnson
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Pat Loeb
September 19, 2019 - 1:47 pm
Philadelphia City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson is under investigation, and the city has hired outside legal help, at taxpayers' expense, to help him. "I currently don't have any comment at this current time," he said.
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In this June 28, 2019 file photo, Ashlyn Myers of the Coalition for Life St. Louis, waves to a Planned Parenthood staff member in St. Louis, Mo.
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July 16, 2019 - 8:03 am
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Taxpayer-funded family planning clinics must stop referring women for abortions immediately, the Trump administration says, declaring it will begin enforcing a new regulation hailed by religious conservatives and denounced by medical...
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Eugene DePasquale
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Steve Tawa
January 17, 2019 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's auditor general believes too many low-level, non-violent offenders are in state prisons, and he is looking for ways to save taxpayers money, while pushing criminal justice reforms. Pa. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says figures from 2015 show it...
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FILE- In this Aug. 19, 2015, file photo the Internal Revenue Service Building in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
January 07, 2019 - 8:37 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the government shutdown in its third week and concern mounting over a possible delay in tax refunds, a Trump administration official said Monday that taxpayers who are owed money will be paid on time. Russell Vought, acting director of the White House budget office, said...
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Pat Loeb
August 16, 2018 - 6:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia tax officials are taking an unorthodox approach: They're sending out teams to go door-to-door to try to save taxpayers money. The Department of Revenue has sent out "street teams" to make sure homeowners know about real estate tax discounts. There are...
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